Oakland, Clinton County, Ohio

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Oakland is an unincorporated community in Clinton County, Ohio, United States.[1]

History[edit]

Oakland was laid out in 1806, and named for a grove of oak trees near the original town site.[2] A post office called Oakland was established in 1839, and remained in operation until 1905.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Oakland
  2. ^ Brown, Albert J. (1915). History of Clinton County, Ohio: Its People, Industries, and Institutions. B.F. Bowen. p. 262.
  3. ^ "Clinton County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 19 December 2015.

Coordinates: 39°28′58″N 83°54′46″W / 39.482839°N 83.912707°W / 39.482839; -83.912707